What is Sosua Dominican Republic known for?

Sosua is a small beach town North of Dominican Republic, belonging to the Puerto Plata province. It became a notorious tourist attraction in the mid 1980`s when all-inclusive tourism began in the island. Its beaches are beautiful, which attracts many tourists from all over the world.

Is it safe to live in Sosua Dominican Republic?

Sosua is a relatively safe city. The crime rate here ranges from low to medium. The main crimes are related to hacking houses and cars, theft of personal belongings, and vandalism. There is a small crime rate related to drug trafficking.

What airport is in Sosua Dominican Republic?

Gregorio Luperón International Airport
Gregorio Luperón International Airport

Gregorio Luperón International Airport Aeropuerto Internacional Gregorio Luperón
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Aeropuertos Dominicanos Siglo XXI S.A. (Aerodom)
Location Sosua, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Elevation AMSL 16 ft / 5 m

Is Cabarete Dominican Republic Safe?

Cabarete in particular is a very safe place for your adventure vacation. Health-wise, we are not in a malaria danger zone, and we can surf without fear of shark attacks! Cabarete is well-patrolled and motivated to keep you safe, happy and having a great time!

How do you get around in Sosúa?

You can walk just about everywhere in Sosúa, except to the hotels east of the center, which are better reached by motoconcho (motorcycle taxi) or regular taxi. The former are easy to find around town, while shared and private taxis for intercity travel along the coast can be located at a taxi stand.

How long is Sosúa Beach?

2.8 mi
Sosua Beach is a 2.8 mile (6,500-step) route located near Sosúa, Puerto Plata Province, Dominican Republic….Sosua Beach.

Length 2.8 mi
Est. Steps 6500

Is Sosua Beach nice?

Sosua is a small almost village-like town with a wonderful peaceful public beach. Most everything in Sosua is walking distance. Its not a high roller type town, which I liked. Meals and drinks are inexpensive and the beach is wonderful with a nice breeze and gentle waves.

Why is the Dominican Republic so poor?

There are several causes of the country’s poverty, including natural disasters and government corruption. Jennifer Bencosme, a Dominican woman who spoke to The Borgen Project, explains her belief that many people want to leave the country to find better living and working conditions.

How do I get from Sosúa to STI?

The quickest way to get from Santiago Airport (STI) to Sosúa is to taxi which costs $30 – $40 and takes 1h 8m. How far is it from Santiago Airport (STI) to Sosúa? The distance between Santiago Airport (STI) and Sosúa is 42 km. The road distance is 75.6 km.

How much is a taxi from Santiago to Sosúa?

The quickest way to get from Santiago to Sosúa is to taxi which costs $35 – $50 and takes 1h 38m.

Can you brush your teeth with tap water in Dominican Republic?

Do not brush your teeth or drink any tap water in the Dominican. There will be bottled water provided in your room, and the drinking water from pitchers and ice served will all be ok, it’s filtered on site.

What is it like to be a teenager in Sosua?

Young girls can be seen circling the streets of Sosua as they try to attract the attention of the hordes of white men that flock here in droves. At night the bars and clubs fill with teenagers wearing cheap makeup, crammed into tight leggings or dresses, some sporting braces on their teeth.

How do I contact a Dominican woman?

Call and/or email them directly at your own leisure. You will have their personal contact information to use as you wish. These ladies are aware that men from overseas may contact them and await your calls and emails. See the ‘Tips’ link below as it will help, inform and educate you about how Dominican women perceive men, Latin dating and family.

Who delivers children to tourists in the Dominican Republic?

Eduardo Gallardo, Deputy Representative of UNICEF for the Dominican Republic, confirmed that taxi drivers were amongst those who will deliver children to tourists. He revealed: “Child sex tourism is not hidden there.

Why choose the Dominican dating connection?

The Dominican Dating Connection is a hands on local introduction agency located in the lovely exotic town of Sosua on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Some of our clients are men looking to meet a Dominican woman for marriage and some are just ‘playing the field’ at this time. And what a field it is!